[Transcranial magnetic stimulation of the facial nerve in patients with acoustic neuroma].

Abstract

Magnetic stimulation of the human facial nerve was used in 30 patients with small or medium-sized acoustic neurinomas pre-operatively. Needle-EMG revealed symmetrical aspect in the orbicularis oris muscle on the affected and on the contralateral side. The latencies in the extracranial part of the facial nerve after supramaximal electric stimulation in the… (More)

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@article{Wolf1991TranscranialMS, title={[Transcranial magnetic stimulation of the facial nerve in patients with acoustic neuroma].}, author={Stephan R. Wolf and W. Goertzen and Wilfried Schneider}, journal={HNO}, year={1991}, volume={39 12}, pages={482-5} }